Rangers lead interpretive snowshoe walks and discuss various topics on winter ecology. Walks are presented in the Rim Village area every Saturday and Sunday from Thanksgiving weekend through late March (except for December 24th and 25th) at 1:00 PM. Participants must wear snowshoes because of the deep snow conditions along the route. Snowshoes are provided and there is a 20 person limit on each walk, and a minimum age of 9.
Crater Lake Boat Tours are given daily from July 2nd to mid-September. Tickets are sold only at the Cleetwood Cove Trailhead parking area. (PLEASE NOTE: Boat tour access requires hiking 2.2 miles round trip on a strenuous trail.)
Discovering Crater Lake Talks
This 15 minute talk is presented four times daily starting July 2nd through Labor Day.
A Junior Ranger Program
is available for 6-12 year olds at the Mazama Campground Amphitheater on Fridays and Saturdays from July 2 through Labor Day at 5 pm.
Join park rangers for in-depth presentations of various topics relating to the natural and cultural history of Crater Lake. Specific topics are posted at the visitor centers and campgrounds. Programs are presented on Friday and Saturday evenings at the Mazama Campground Amphitheater at 9 pm July 1 through July 31, 8:30 pm in August, and 8:00 pm September 1 through Labor Day.
Please check at park visitor centers for the most current schedule of activities.
Rising above a scene rich with extraordinary wildlife, pristine lakes, and alpine terrain, the Teton Range stands monument to the people who fought to protect it. These are mountains of the imagination. Mountains that led to the creation of Grand Teton National Park where you can explore over two hundred miles of trails, float the Snake River or enjoy the serenity of this remarkable place.
The pika is a close relative of the rabbits and hares, with two upper incisors on each side of the jaw, one behind the other. Being rock-gray in color, pikas are seldom seen until their shrill, metallic call reveals their presence.